Take a walking tour of Oxford, visit Brasenose College, and drive through Cotswolds. Explore Shakespeare’s birthplace and enjoy some time to explore Stratford-Upon-Avon. Have an extended visit of Warwick Castle and savor a traditional lunch (optional).
What to Expect
Walking tour of Oxford
Follow in the footsteps of Oxford's famous students, from C.S. Lewis to Bill Clinton, as you stroll the captivating college courtyards and cobbled lanes of this historic university town. Take in the famous 'dreaming spires' and see Bodleian Library, one of the oldest libraries in Europe. You'll be captivated by the unspoilt narrow alleys and ancient squares of this naturally beautiful town.
Brasenose College takes its name from the unique door-knocker of the Hall. This beautiful Oxford University college was founded in 1509 by Sir Richard Sutton, a lawyer, and William Smyth, Bishop of Lincoln. Brasenose is a stunning example of traditional university architecture and is surrounded by lush green lawns and relaxing gardens. The college has been used as a filming location for both TV and movies. Past students include the writer William Golding and Prime Minister David Cameron.
Enjoy views of the breathtaking countryside, sleepy villages, and bustling market towns as you drive through the charming scenery of one of England's most beautiful regions.
A unique market town, Stratford–upon–Avon is the famous home of William Shakespeare, arguably the world's greatest writer. Visit the picturesque half–timber house where the legendary bard was born, and gain fascinating insights into his childhood.
Celebrate the 400 year anniversary of William Shakespeare's death this year in Stratford-upon-Avon. See where the famous playwright grew up and spent his years as a married man.
Free Lunch Pack:
To ensure you make the most of each attraction and don’t waste valuable exploring time, this tour includes a lunch pack, completely free of charge! Save time, money and dodge the inconvenience of finding somewhere to eat.
Be part of Britain’s greatest medieval experience! Deep in the heart of Warwick Castle, the Great Hall is a hive of activity! Immerse yourself in battle preparations and feel the weight of a medieval sword. Become a soldier – try on a battle helmet for size! Visit the spectacular State Rooms and feast your eyes on Victorian party preparations. 2014 sees Warwick Castle reach the ripe old age of 1,100 years! Join in with the celebrations this year during a visit to this historic attraction.
Free Walking Tour - Special bonus
Why not follow in the footsteps of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, or take in the places where the Fab Four worked and played in London? The walking tour you decide to go on will surely be an experience to remember. Choose from the Royal Walking Tour or the Beatles London Walking Tour.
- Walking tour of Oxford
- Entry to Shakespeare's birthplace and Warwick Castle
- Drive through Cotswolds
- Transportation by air-conditioned coach
- Professional guide
- Complementary hotel pick-up from over 80 central London hotels. You will be taken to the departure point to board your tour
- Entry to Brasenose College in Oxford
- Free Lunch Pack from 1st December 2015
What's Not Included
- Hotel drop off
- Food or beverages
Know Before You Go
Complimentary hotel pick up from over 80 central London hotels. You will be taken to our departure point to board your tour.
Estimated arrival time back in London is around 19:00